[Tagging] airport check in counters
61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Mar 31 22:40:08 UTC 2019
On 31/03/19 20:19, Anton Klim wrote:
> The check in counters are generally quite numerous, so you’d need a detailed indoor map which I’m yet to see for an airport in osm.
A reason why they are not detailed is there are no tags for them, and then they do not render.
I came across them in the Sydney International Airport (A to K) and in the Hobart Airport .. as named nodes without any other tags.
> The wiki aeroways page mentions the undocumented amenity=check_in and security control.
Thanks. amenity=check_in (in various forms) looks to be > 100 uses according to tag info.
I'll work up a proposal, with options for automated or non_automated check ins.
> For arrival lounges, I think there were a number of “waiting area” proposals.
> Indoor=area is documented in the SIT wiki, validators (and editors/renderers) are generally useless at indoor things.
Yep. amenity=waiting_room is used 22 times, but I'd rather have waiting area, sometimes it is not a single room.
>> 31/03/2019, 5:50, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com>:
>> Airport check in counters don't seem to have any way of mapping these.
>> As there is usually a number of them it is handy to know there proximate location so your not dragging luggage from one end to the other.
>> There are also 'arrival lounges' where people can wait for family/friends arriving. These are less of a problem, but still it would be good to have a method of tagging them.
>> I have used the tag indoor=area, OSMInspector complains that this is not a physical tag...
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